The Transport CS added that the government, through the National Transport and Safety Authority (Ntsa), will in the next four months undertake rigorous training for the riders to ensure that they do not acquire licences fraudulently.
A comparative study with the National Transport Safety Authority (Ntsa) was made in reference to an industry whose regulation was previously under various government departments but has now come under an umbrella body.
Males accounted for 80 per cent of the 2,922 road fatalities recorded by the beginning of last week, the latest report by the National Transport and Safety Authority (Ntsa) shows.
The arrests follow an announcement last week by the National Transport and Safety Authority (Ntsa) that it has suspended 210 driver’s licences since November following a crackdown to ensure strict compliance of traffic rules.
According to the latest report by the National Transport and Safety Authority (Ntsa) released on December 10, Nairobi County recorded 411 road fatalities followed by Kiambu County with 270 and Nakuru at 230.
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Read: 101 killed in road crashes since return of 'Michuki rules' - Ntsa The number of drivers who have died has however reduced to 285 compared to 290 in 2017.
Dagane who represents the Nairobi County Government seats int he committee together with officials from Ntsa.
This comes after a report from the Ntsa stating that the number of road fatalities has reduced compared to last year.
At least 101 people have died in road accidents since the 'Michuki rules' were reintroduced last month, the Ntsa has said.